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The United States Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, the United States, 2017

The United States Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • 62 percent of farms in United States did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in the United States, 2017:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies481,223$5,186,494,475
2Wheat Subsidies429,161$2,642,819,313
3Conservation Reserve Program378,156$1,965,700,796
4Soybean Subsidies100,341$1,812,501,375
5Price Loss Coverage - Wheat179,505$1,279,716,650
6Rice Subsidies24,388$812,744,042
7Cotton Subsidies1,195$663,893,746
8Disaster Payments86,804$661,245,821
9Peanut Subsidies19,961$572,587,262
10Sorghum Subsidies158,623$499,202,052
11Livestock Subsidies76,520$447,720,097
12Canola Subsidies9,363$113,216,697
13Sunflower Subsidies16,594$62,034,356
14Oat Subsidies137,211$34,799,734
15Barley Subsidies9,228$29,870,391
16Flax Subsidies4,111$10,639,258
17Tree Subsidies456$7,455,787
18Dry Pea Subsidies2,099$2,403,833
19Safflower Subsidies373$1,500,529
20Mustard Seed Subsidies160$1,024,048

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